Psalms 24:1

“(A Psalm of David.) The earth is the LORD'S, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

[A Psalme of Dauid.] The earth is the Lords, and the fulnesse thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The earth is the LORD'S, and all it contains, The world, and those who dwell in it.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The earth is Jehovah's, and the fulness thereof; The world, and they that dwell therein.
- American Standard Version (1901)

<A Psalm. Of David.> The earth is the Lord's, with all its wealth; the world and all the people living in it.
- Basic English Bible

{Of David. A Psalm.} The earth is Jehovah's, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein.
- Darby Bible

A Psalm of David. The earth is the LORD'S, and the fullness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein.
- Webster's Bible

The earth is Yahweh's, with its fullness; the world, and those who dwell therein.
- World English Bible

A Psalm of David. To Jehovah [is] the earth and its fulness, The world and the inhabitants in it.
- Youngs Literal Bible

A Psalm of David. The earth is the LORD'S, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 24

  • IZAZI
    I think they they exalt God and lift him up
  • Lusanda Ntwanambi
    God has given us the luxury of being on this earth which is His, He is protecting us everyday. All we need to do is to Praise and Worship Him, do good unto Him. and all shall follow for He is the King of Kings.
  • Debra Newton
    What a inspirational chapter to read. I give God the glory!! For he is everlasting!!!
  • Janet
    God owns everything and He has made a place for us to live (Kingdom). He is telling us to wake up
  • Mild Bill
    Phyllis,the lifting is not conditional.He that hath the son hath life.Otherwise,we are saved by our works.Knowing where we are going, we want to be found clean.Verses 4 5 is the Lord Jesus only. Jeremiah 23:5 6
  • BSP
    Verses 1 and 2 shows that God solidly fixed the whole planet and everything belongs to Him. When we have questions and problems that involve the whole planet, it only makes sense that we would listen to Jehovah God as the Creator of all things.